13 Classical Studies 1

13CS1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Cave

Classical Studies is the study of the people, places and events of the civilisations of Ancient Greece and Rome and how they influence the modern world.

Students will:
• Be introduced to aspects of the history, literature and mythology of the Ancient Greeks and Romans.
• Understand the relationships between the culture of the Ancient Greeks and Romans and the modern world.
• Understand key moments in Ancient Roman history and make connections with the modern world.
• Appreciate examples of Roman literature which are of the highest standard and form their own opinions of them.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13CS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $25


Prerequisites

At least 12 credits in Level 2 Classical Studies (12CS1)
OR 12 Level 2 English reading and/or writing credits
OR 8 Level 2 English reading and/or writing credits plus 8 Level 2 History credits
OR HoD approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91398 v2 Classical Studies 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91397 v2 Classical Studies 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91396 v2 Classical Studies 3.3 - Analyse the impact of a significant historical figure on the classical world
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
A.S. 91394 v2 Classical Studies 3.1 - Analyse ideas and values of the classical world
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.